The Riel Rebellion
A Biographical ApproachBook - 1995
The Riel Rebellion: a Biographical Approach deals with the Riel Rebellion of 1885. Topics in this heavily illustrated book include the events leading up to the rebellion, including Rielâ¿¿s confrontation with the Canadian government in 1869â¿¿70; the life of Louis Riel, his role in the rebellion and his trial for high treason; surrounding events from the point of view of twenty other individuals representing a cross-section of Canadian society; and the immediate and long-term effects of the rebellion. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Publisher: Vancouver : Moody's Lookout Press, c1995.
Branch Call Number: 971.054 HOU
Characteristics: 161 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 20 x 26 cm.